How To Restrict User’s Remote Web Access In Windows Home Server 2011

Remote Web Access can end up giving a user unrestricted access to Windows Home Server 2011. In this post I will tell you how to manage Remote Web Access for certain users to make sure that a novice user does not mess up the Home Server.

How To Access Windows Home Server 2011 Online From Cloud (Internet)

Windows Home Server 2011 has far more dynamic Remote Access feature than its predecessor.  In this post I will provide you with a walkthrough of the process to access your home server from the cloud, by using  Remote Web Access.  Please Note: before a computer can connect to Windows Home Server 2011, it must have the connector software installed, to see how to do that you can check out the Continue Reading →

Convert Physical Machines To Virtual Machines, Free VMware vCenter Converter

VMware vCenter Converter is a free software to convert physical machines (local and remote) into virtual machines, as well as virtual machines into numerous formats. vCenter has version for Windows and Linux based operating system which includes Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008 . The conversion of physical machines into VMs does not result in disruption or down time, which means that you can convert physical servers into virtual Continue Reading →

How To Remotely Stream Video, Audio, Pictures – Windows Home Server 2011

Remote streaming of media content is a very useful feature of Windows Home Server 2011. With Remote Streaming, you can remotely access and stream  videos, music and pictures with Remote Access. In this post I will tell you how to remotely stream media from Windows Home Server 2011. Supported Formats: AVI, MOV, M2T,M2TS,MTS, MP4A, MPEG-4, 3GP, H.264, ADTS, AVI, MPEG-2, AAC, MP3, LPCM, MPEG-1. MPEG2, AC3 support is planned to Continue Reading →

How To Create Users In Windows Home Server 2011 (Vail)

Microsoft provides the utility of adding up to 10 users which can connect to Windows Home Server 2011. These users can be created from the Dashboard. This makes the procedure different from other Windows based operating systems. See the below instructions to find out how to create users in Windows Home Server 2011 aka Vail.